Museum closures

With effect from 5pm Wednesday 18 March, all of our museums (Air Raid Shelters, Bramall Hall, Chadkirk Chapel, Hat Works, Staircase House, Stockport Museum and Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery) are closed to the public and schools until further notice. All the museum events and activities taking place between 19 March and 30 May are cancelled.

Planning your visit

Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery
Wellington Rd South


There is parking at Stockport College on Greek Street which is available Saturday and Sunday.

If you plan to visit during the week, take a look at our car parks page for alternative car parks.


Stockport station is a ten minute walk away. Follow the path from McDonald's, turn right and walk up the hill. You will pass the Town Hall on your left hand side. The Art Gallery will be in front of you at the main set of traffic lights.


The 192 bus travels from Manchester Piccadilly to Stockport via the A6. Get off at the bus stop near Stockport College, which is next to the Art Gallery.

Visit Transport for Greater Manchester or use the route explorer to plan your journey.